Norman Wayne Fosnaugh
Norman Wayne Fosnaugh, 82, of Evansville, Indiana, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2013, at St. Mary's Medical Center.
Norman was born in Decatur, Indiana, on April 8, 1930, to the late George and Lilly (Kreps) Fosnaugh. He graduated from Adams County High School and went on to serve in the U.S. Navy
in San Diego as a medic. Norman trained with Standard Oil Co. for 3 years and worked in supervision in Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio. He was promoted to be in charge of the data center in Dearborn, Michigan and transferred to pipeline manager superintendent. Norman worked on the speakers bureau for the building of the oil pipeline in Alaska. After 30 years, he retired from British Petroleum in Reading, Pennsylvania. He and his wife, Virginia, moved to Murray, Kentucky, and helped build a Lutheran church with Laborers for Christ. While living in Murray, Norman was Chairman of the Red Cross and volunteered to lead Trace Industries. He moved to Evansville in the 1980s and won first place in the Senior Golf Tournament, served on the Board of Christian Life Center and as a volunteer for Vista Care and Southern Care Hospice. Norman was a faithful member of Concordia Lutheran Church.
Norman is survived by his wife of 61 years, Virginia Fosnaugh; sons, Steven (Nancy) Fosnaugh, of Evansville, and John (Sally) Fosnaugh, of Modesto, Calif.; daughter, Sue (Richard) Kincaid, of Evansville; eight grandchildren, Amy, Allison, Adam, Spencer and Kyle Fosnaugh, Ann Simmons, Jill Strohn and David Kincaid; and eight great-grandchildren.
Norman is preceded in death by his parents; two sisters; and three brothers.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, March 2, 2013, at Concordia Lutheran Church 2451 Stringtown Rd., Evansville, IN, with Pastor David Wiist officiating. Burial will follow at Lutheran Cemetery where military rites will be given by the Retired Veterans Memorial Club.
Friends may visit from 4 until 8 p.m. Friday, March 1, 2013, at Browning Funeral Home, 738 E. Diamond Ave., Evansville, Ind. Friends may also visit from noon until service time at the church on Saturday.
Memorial contributions may be made to Concordia Lutheran Church.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to all the staff at St. Mary's Medical Center and Foundation for their excellent care.
Condolences may be made online at www.browningfuneral.com